• The Sacred Hale o Keawe Heiau Protects the Pu'uhonua

    Pu`uhonua O Hōnaunau

    National Historical Park Hawai'i

Cultural Demonstrations

Watch demonstrators practice traditional Hawaiian craft techniques such as weaving baskets from lau niu or coconut fronds, a bracelets from lauhala (dry leaves from the pandanus tree) or play Hawaiian games. These are just a few of the activities performed by cultural demonstrators in the park. Check the Schedule of Events Page to see upcoming events in the park.

Did You Know?

hala tree

Did you know the the puhala tree is an important tree in Hawai'i? Its leaves can be woven into bowls, baskets and mats.